Southwest Airlines Company (LUV) Dividend History

Southwest Airlines is a major domestic airline that provides primarily shorthaul, high-frequency, point-to-point, low-fare service. Southwest operates over Boeing 737 aircraft in numerous cities. Southwest has the lowest operating cost structure in the domestic airline industry and consistently offers the lowest and simplest fares. Southwest also has one of the best overall Customer Service records.

Last update 03/22/2019


Dividend Yield Summary

  2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Dividends 0.22 0.30 0.38 0.46 0.12 -
Average Price 28.93 40.97 41.57 56.74 56.03 53.11
Yield 0.76% 0.73% 0.91% 0.81% 0.21% -
• The above Dividend, Average Price, and Yield values for 2019 are year-to-date.

Dividend Dates

Ex Dividend Date 2019-03-05
Dividend Pay Date

DivInfo Metrics ™

52-Week Projected Earnings Per Share 4.30
52-Week Projected Dividends Per Share 0.64
Dividend Cover 6.72 : 1
52-Week Projected Yield 1.29%
52-Week Trailing Yield -
6-Year Average Yield 0.53%
6-Year Dividend Change 190.91%
6-Year Yearly Dividend Change 31.82%
Number of Dividend Payments (1991-08-29 - 2018-03-06) 104

Dividend History

Date Amount Per Share Note
2018-03-06 $0.12
2017-12-06 $0.12
2017-08-22 $0.12
2017-06-05 $0.12
2017-03-07 $0.10
2016-12-06 $0.10
2016-08-16 $0.10
2016-06-06 $0.10
2016-03-01 $0.08
2015-12-08 $0.08
2015-08-18 $0.08
2015-06-01 $0.08
2015-03-03 $0.06
2014-12-09 $0.06
2014-08-19 $0.06
2014-06-02 $0.06
2014-03-04 $0.04
2013-12-10 $0.04
2013-08-06 $0.04
2013-06-03 $0.04
2013-03-05 $0.01
2012-12-04 $0.01
2012-08-14 $0.01
2012-06-04 $0.01
2012-02-28 $0.01
2011-12-06 $0.01
2011-08-23 $0.01
2011-06-06 $0.01
2011-03-01 $0.01
2010-09-16 $0.00
2010-06-23 $0.00
2010-03-25 $0.00
2009-09-24 $0.00
2009-06-24 $0.00
2009-01-08 $0.00
2008-09-18 $0.00
2008-06-26 $0.00
2008-02-26 $0.00
2007-12-04 $0.00
2007-08-28 $0.00
2007-06-05 $0.00
2007-02-27 $0.00
2006-12-05 $0.00
2006-08-29 $0.00
2006-06-06 $0.00
2006-02-28 $0.00
2005-12-06 $0.00
2005-08-30 $0.00
2005-06-07 $0.00
2005-03-01 $0.00
2004-12-07 $0.00
2004-08-31 $0.00
2004-06-08 $0.00
2004-03-02 $0.00
2003-12-03 $0.00
2003-08-29 $0.00
2003-06-02 $0.00
2003-03-04 $0.00
2002-12-09 $0.00
2002-08-30 $0.00
2002-06-03 $0.00
2002-02-27 $0.00
2001-12-03 $0.00
2001-08-31 $0.00
2001-06-04 $0.00
2001-02-28 $0.00
2000-12-04 $0.00
2000-09-01 $0.00
2000-05-31 $0.00
2000-03-01 $0.00
1999-12-06 $0.00
1999-08-30 $0.00
1999-06-02 $0.00
1999-03-03 $0.00
1998-12-07 $0.00
1998-08-31 $0.00
1998-06-03 $0.00
1998-03-04 $0.00
1997-12-08 $0.00
1997-08-29 $0.00
1997-05-28 $0.00
1997-02-26 $0.00
1996-12-09 $0.00
1996-08-30 $0.00
1996-05-29 $0.00
1996-02-28 $0.00
1995-12-04 $0.00
1995-09-01 $0.00
1995-05-26 $0.00
1995-02-27 $0.00
1994-11-30 $0.00
1994-08-30 $0.00
1994-05-27 $0.00
1994-02-28 $0.00
1993-11-30 $0.00
1993-08-30 $0.00
1993-05-28 $0.00
1993-02-26 $0.00
1992-12-01 $0.00
1992-08-31 $0.00
1992-06-01 $0.00
1992-02-28 $0.00
1991-11-29 $0.00
1991-08-29 $0.00
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